All the men out there! Tired of excess hairs in the body? AMC has the perfect hair removal solutions

Collared up shirts, buttoned up full sleeves; too much body hair and scared of razor blades? Men don’t feel it easy when they have hair growing too much in their body. Some find it hindering their style while others just find it hard to keep on with it. Almeka Medical Centre comes with a solution for all that. With effective and quality hair removal treatment for men, Almeka Medical Center guarantees a smooth and hair-free time for men at a cost-effective rate.

The ND YAG laser with the homogeneous photo-thermolysis principle is used by Almeka Medical Center for their hair removal treatment.  This principle functions on the basis that the laser energy acts on specific tissue volume homogeneously. In the first go, laser energy affects the cells having a high cellular metabolism that are rapidly dividing. During the period of active stable growth, hair bulbs in the cells are in a higher metabolic condition and are very much sensitive to heat.  While the tissues surrounding it are preserved, the hair follicles are destroyed irreversibly. Competition between the skin and the hair pigment is low because of the low absorption rate of melanin.

Active growing black hair is removed in this treatment. The patient is advised to undergo multiple sittings regularly, as per the specialist’s instructions. With Almeka Medical Centre to help you with your excessive hair growth issues, you no longer have to hide your body behind the fabric and be too conscious about it. The body hair removal treatment for men at Almeka guarantees a smooth skin free of hair, helping you to focus on you to portray your features more. It is time to get rid of the hair that has been bothering you for so long.

Unwanted hairs removed using Nd YAG lasers at Almeka Medical Centre, Cochin, Kerala.

Unwanted hairs removed using Nd YAG lasers at Almeka Medical Centre, Cochin, Kerala.
Unwanted Hair after three sittings   Hair upper lip of a girl – 6th sitting
Hair upper lip  after third sitting       Unwanted hair chin – three sittings
 Hair chin after third sitting                 Hair chin after 5 sittings
Hair sideburns – fifth sitting              Hair sideburns after 5 sittings
Unwanted Hair after treatment            Unwanted Hair after treatment
Hair chest after 2nd sitting              Hair abdomen – after 3rd sitting
Hair legs after 1st sitting                      Hair legs after 1st sitting

when first introduced in the late 1990’s, was limited to light skinned individuals with dark hair. Efficient laser hair removal was produced initially by Alexandrite and Diode lasers which is useful for Caucasians. Dark skinned individuals could not use these lasers for effective hair removal because early generation lasers were unable to distinguish between skin pigment and hair follicles, which led to the burning of those with darker skin. Today this has all changed. The advent of the new laser line, the Nd YAG has afforded excellent results for individuals with dark skin and dark hair especially for Indians. This centre employs Nd YAG laser for hair removal which is ideally suited for Indian skin compared to Diode laser and IPL intense light system (for details refer to FAQ link page).

Nd YAG laser uses homogeneous photothermolysis principle for removal of hair. Homogeneous photothermolysis is based on the fact that laser energy acts on a certain tissue volume homogeneously. Rapidly dividing cells with high cellular metabolism are the first to be affected by absorbed laser energy. The hair bulb cells in the anagen phase (period of active stable growth) have a high metabolic rate and are much more sensitive to heat. Surrounding tissue is preserved, while at the same time, hair follicles are irreversibly destroyed. Due to the very low absorption in melanin, competition between skin and hair pigment is less, which makes this method more suitable for darker skin types.

In normal circumstances hair production in each follicle occurs in a cyclic fashion, with three main phases –

  1. Anagen or growth phase which lasts between two to eight years.
  2. Catagen or transition phase which lasts between two to four weeks.
  3. Telogen or resting phase which lasts for two to four months.

During laser treatment only active growth phase black hair can be removed. It is advisable to have first three sittings at an interval of 4-6 weeks and next three sittings at an interval of 6-8 weeks period. Later the patient may need 2 or 3 sittings more at an interval of 6 to 8 months period to get maximum result. It is mandatory to find out the causes of hair growth such as Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Hypothyroidism, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Cushings syndrome, HAIR AN Syndrome (hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance, acanthosis nigrans), Idiopathic hirsutism, Medications: Phenytoin, Minoxidil, Cyclosporine, Diazoxide or Anabolic Steroids